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Yuma High Criminals win Div. III state wrestling championship

Coach Welsing stuns crowd in surprise proposal

YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - The Yuma High Criminals win again!

Saturday night the Criminals brought another Division III state championship, scoring a staggering 111 points.

This is Yuma High's second Division III team state title in three seasons, and its third overall.

The Criminals' first state team title dates back to 1963.

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And that wasn't all, in a surprise to many, Coach Jeff Welsing proposed to his girlfriend after winning the title.

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Ericka Conant

Ericka Conant has served as a Digital Content Producer since October 2019. Originally from El Centro, she calls the Desert Southwest her home.


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